Dawn on the Great Divide

Dawn on the Great Divide

Dawn on the Great Divide is a 1942 American Western film directed by Howard Bretherton based on James Oliver Curwood's 1913 short story "Wheels of Fate". It was the final film of Buck Jones and the final film of Monogram Pictures Rough Riders film series. Colonel Tim McCoy was recalled up for military service in World War II and is not present in the film.


The Rough Riders protect a wagon train and supplies for the railroad against a power hungry businessman who dresses his army of henchmen as Indians.


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    director Howard Bretherton
    editor Carl Pierson
    genre western
    keywords rough riders wagon train
    musicBy Edward J. Kay
    producer Scott R. Dunlap
    publisher Monogram Pictures